COVID-19 pandemic: considerations from Bioethics

(by Elena Postigo, Bioethics professor at University Francisco de Vitoria) The Covid-19 pandemic, popularly known as coronavirus, is causing a great human drama with thousands of dead, infected, entire countries paralyzed and healthcare completely collapsed. The rapid spread of the virus is causing such a high number of patients that the various health systems are…

Orientaciones éticas generales ante la pandemia de COVID-19

1- Toda persona, independientemente de su edad y condición, merece ser reconocida como persona con dignidad y con los derechos humanos que le son inherentes. 2- Nadie debe ser discriminado por su edad o enfermedad. Todos merecen atención médica y cuidado. 3- Los profesionales sanitarios deben salvaguardar su integridad y salud con los medios materiales que sean necesarios. Es un…

To Carlo Casini Founder and Honorary President of One of Us In Memoriam

Complet text. Carlo Casini passed away this morning, he has returned to the Father’s house. His family communicated us the sad new this morning: they were prepared, even if they suffered. Carlo Casini, Honorary President of the Italian Movement for Life and founder of One of Us, has always testified about the strength of the culture…